Really excited to announce I’ll be in the Netherlands and Australia in December and January! See my full dates below to purchase tickets. 12/20 at Poppodium 013 in Tilburg, Netherlands http://goo.gl/Tj8pAk 12/21 at Luxor Live in Arnhem, Netherlands http://goo.gl/7HHV9o 12/22 at Patronaat Haarlem in Haarlem, Netherlands http://goo.gl/rA6YWw 12/28 at Woodford Folk Festival in Woodford, Australia Read more...
Posted on: October 9, 2013 10:45pm in Uncategorized
Check out East Coast Music Unplugged, exclusively on Eastlink TV in Atlantic Canada to see Ben in conversation with television host and radio personality Darrin Harvey. This 13-part series was recorded in Halifax, NS in March and features conversation on each artists’ music history, current projects and in-studio performances! For more info on East Coast Read more...
Next week, Ben will be performing in two CMJ showcases in the New York area!
Posted on: September 25, 2013 2:23pm in Uncategorized
A couple of days ago, the artistic group Godspeed You! Black Emperor won Canada’s most prestigious music prize, The Polaris Music Prize. I love the Polaris. It has its issues, but I am in favour of the prize and what it is trying to do. Trying does not always mean succeeding, and they have some Read more...
Onder Involved presents The Mailman Sessions with Ben Caplan – 3 up close and personal performances of “Lover’s Waltz”, “What A Wonderful World” and “Under Control”! Watch now.
Halifax, listen up! Coming on August 12th, CBC Radio Halifax will be contesting two copies of Ben’s latest album on vinyl to celebrate National Vinyl Day! During Canada’s Ocean Playlist on Mainstreet with Stephanie Domet between 3:15 pm and 3:45 pm local, tune in to win! Listen online or on 90.5FM.
Ben’s writing, yet again, from that big bird in the sky. Question: can you keep up with him? Answer: Yes! Read Ben’s latest blog for “Notes From The Road” now. -Team BC
In diary three, Ben has a load of photo highlights from Glastonbury Festival, Canada Day at Trafalgar Square in London and visiting Amsterdam. Next up: The Netherlands! So what are you waiting for? Volume Three is ready for you!
Earlier this month while in the UK, Ben dropped by the Daytrotter studios to record a quick session of songs, including “Down To The River” and “What A Wonderful World”. Stream the set, or download the session if you’re a Daytrotter member!
In a new conversation with East Scene, Ben talks about the songwriting spectrum from taking on characters in the songwriting process and touring through Alberta in a time of natural disaster. Read the full article here. =Team BC